Limited medical insurance plans known as “mini-med plans” may not offer protection Minnesotans expect, the state commerce commissioner said.
Parts of Minnesota remain in a drought, even though other areas have seen too much water.
Newly drawn legislative districts that reflect population movements within Minnesota give more power to suburbs in next year’s Legislature, but mayors from outside the Twin Cities area pledge to keep their communities’ needs at the top of lawmakers’ priority lists.
More synthetic drugs will be illegal under a law taking effect Wednesday, and a state agency will be able to act faster to make newly developed versions illegal.
Gov. Mark Dayton says he wants to look into a difference of opinion within the federal agency that rejected Minnesota’s request for individual and business flood recovery aid.